The way I see it
Mar 06, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Al Sullivan characterized Mayor Zimmer's recent acceptance of a modified plan for Washington Street as "backstepping;" "a new spin;" and being "forced" and "pushed." Frankly, I don't s...
How to beat cancer
Survivor becomes awareness advocate
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 171 171 recommendations | email to a friend
Colorectal cancer is a stealthy assassin. The very name makes people uncomfortable, and because people are reluctant to talk about it – much less undergo screenings and tests even when they are mos...
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A memorial service was held on Sunday, Feb. 28 at Grove Reformed Church in North Bergen, for Lois Wiltse O’Brien, 73, of Weehawken. She passed away Feb. 16. Born in Watertown, N.Y., Lois was the da...
Lining up at 5 a.m. for food
Local ShopRites raise money for the hungry
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The gentleman was a well-dressed businessman, wearing a suit and tie. He even carried a briefcase. So what was he doing at the food pantry, which provides food for the needy? The staff could not fi...
Broadway comes to Fifth Street
Church to put on theatre ‘extravaganza’; Captain (the dog) debuts as Toto
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-five performers, including over a dozen Hoboken residents, nine professionals, and “Captain” the dog will dazzle audiences later this month at a show with all the Broadway trimmings. Hosted ...
Community mourns little Sheyla, 7
Suspect caught in alleged hit-and-run in West New York
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Choked with tears over the death of his seven year old daughter, Javier Pichardo said, “My daughter would not want me to hate this man.” Speaking through a translator in front of more than a dozen ...
Show some puppy love
Mar 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: While chocolate and flowers make great gifts for your sweetheart in February, a puppy from a pet store, flea market, or online is a terrible idea. When you buy a dog from one of those ...
Marriage, Italian style
Comic film about a wedding in Puglia will screen for free on March 13
Mar 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Filmmaker Frank Gigante will present Sabino Matera’s film “La Zuite,” a cultural comedy film from Puglia, Italy, on March 13 at The Juventus S. Club, 157 Sixth St., Hoboken, at 6 p.m. Admission is ...
Hoboken Volunteers
Mar 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As Executive Director and Founder, I would like to extend a gracious thank you on behalf of Hoboken Volunteers, to our volunteers, patrons, partners, contestants, judges, and sponsors ...